The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for BMC PATROL skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BMC PATROL over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

BMC PATROL
UK
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 589 633 615
Rank change year-on-year +44 -18  
Contract jobs citing BMC PATROL 18 18 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.038% 0.034% 0.046%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.35% 0.30% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 13 12
Median daily rate £300 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £378 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £600 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 £350
% change year-on-year - +28.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

BMC PATROL is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 5099 6037 4815
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.85% 11.37% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 3337 3886 2958
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £447 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +11.62% +5.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 115 137 162
Median hourly rate £20.88 £29.00 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.00% +39.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.46 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £34.85 £20.19
% change year-on-year -49.78% +72.65%  

BMC PATROL
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing BMC PATROL as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for BMC PATROL in the UK

BMC PATROL
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BMC PATROL.

Contractor daily rate trend for BMC PATROL in the UK

BMC PATROL
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BMC PATROL over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BMC PATROL in the UK

BMC PATROL
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC PATROL.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BMC PATROL in the UK

BMC PATROL
Top 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BMC PATROL within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +32 16 £300 -33.33% 2
London +2 15 £300 -42.85%
City of London -2 3 £300 -42.85%
Scotland - 2 - -
West Midlands +23 1 - -
Clydebank - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BMC PATROL also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for BMC PATROL.

1 11 (44.00%) BMC
2 9 (36.00%) Unix
3 8 (32.00%) AppDynamics
4 6 (24.00%) Ansible
4 6 (24.00%) Puppet
5 5 (20.00%) Java
5 5 (20.00%) IBM
5 5 (20.00%) VMware
6 4 (16.00%) Finance
6 4 (16.00%) Firewall
6 4 (16.00%) NetBackup
6 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (16.00%) Oracle
6 4 (16.00%) Windows
6 4 (16.00%) Solaris
6 4 (16.00%) Linux
6 4 (16.00%) ServiceNow
6 4 (16.00%) DevOps
7 3 (12.00%) SaltStack
7 3 (12.00%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
7 3 (12.00%) xMatters
7 3 (12.00%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (12.00%) IBM Notes
7 3 (12.00%) Python
7 3 (12.00%) SQL
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (12.00%) VMS

BMC PATROL
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (12.00%) IBM Notes
2 2 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.00%) JBoss
2 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
3 1 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
3 1 (4.00%) iPlanet
3 1 (4.00%) MQSeries
3 1 (4.00%) WebLogic
3 1 (4.00%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (8.00%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (8.00%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.00%) Firewall
2 3 (12.00%) SNMP
3 2 (8.00%) 4G
3 2 (8.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (8.00%) LAN
3 2 (8.00%) MPLS
3 2 (8.00%) Network Security
3 2 (8.00%) VoIP
3 2 (8.00%) WAN
3 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (4.00%) FTP
4 1 (4.00%) HTTPS
4 1 (4.00%) LDAP
4 1 (4.00%) NAS
4 1 (4.00%) SAN
4 1 (4.00%) SSH
4 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) DB2
1 1 (4.00%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.00%) JMeter
2 1 (4.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
2 3 (12.00%) Front Office
2 3 (12.00%) Law
3 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 3 (12.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Asset Management Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Management Consultant
3 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Trade Floor Support Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Computer Operator
4 2 (8.00%) Unix Computer Operator
4 2 (8.00%) Unix Operator
5 1 (4.00%) Junior QA Tester
5 1 (4.00%) Platform Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (8.00%) Kafka
2 2 (8.00%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (4.00%) J2EE
3 1 (4.00%) JSP
3 1 (4.00%) RESTful
3 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) AS400
1 3 (12.00%) Client/Server
1 3 (12.00%) IBM Mainframe
1 3 (12.00%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (4.00%) CMDB
3 1 (4.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.00%) Grid Computing
3 1 (4.00%) HP Storage
3 1 (4.00%) HP StoreVirtual
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.00%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 9 (36.00%) Unix
2 4 (16.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.00%) Solaris
2 4 (16.00%) Windows
3 3 (12.00%) OS/390
3 3 (12.00%) VMS
4 1 (4.00%) AIX
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) DevOps
2 3 (12.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (12.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (8.00%) Network Segmentation
3 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (8.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (4.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.00%) IT Strategy
4 1 (4.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.00%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (4.00%) QMS
4 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Java
2 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (12.00%) Python
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) CCNA
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.00%) EMCIE
1 1 (4.00%) ISEB
1 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) JSP 440
1 1 (4.00%) QA
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Virtual Desktop
1 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Apache Flume
2 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (4.00%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (24.00%) Ansible
1 6 (24.00%) Puppet
2 4 (16.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (12.00%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (12.00%) Tivoli
3 3 (12.00%) Tivoli NetView
4 2 (8.00%) logstash
4 2 (8.00%) OpenView
5 1 (4.00%) Data Guard
5 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (4.00%) Netcool
5 1 (4.00%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) BMC
2 8 (32.00%) AppDynamics
3 5 (20.00%) IBM
3 5 (20.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) Oracle
4 4 (16.00%) ServiceNow
5 3 (12.00%) Google
5 3 (12.00%) Lotus
5 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.00%) SaltStack
5 3 (12.00%) Veritas
5 3 (12.00%) xMatters
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco
6 2 (8.00%) EMC
6 2 (8.00%) F5
6 2 (8.00%) HP
7 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.00%) BEA
7 1 (4.00%) Opsware
7 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds